Senior Legal Counsel | Fixed Term Contract

Department:
Legal
Work type:
Fixed Term
Location:
Sydney, Australia
Closing date:
12/04/2019 (closed)
  • Develop your career in-house within an industry that is rapidly expanding
  • Dynamic & close-knit team offering a variety of work across all areas of law
  • 9-month parental leave cover commencing in April – completion bonus on offer!

Listed on the ASX-200 and a leader in our field, we’re helping some of the world’s largest financial institutions transform their business.

We are proud of our journey and the collective achievements that have seen Bravura Solutions become a global market leader. As part of a globally connect community, we actively seek to collaborate and share knowledge across teams and geographies. When you join us, you will belong to a globally connected community of over 1200 people in 12 offices across 8 countries.

Main activities

  • Draft and negotiate technology contracts and commercial agreements
  • Addressing legal queries for a wide range of projects
  • Review of RFIs, RFPs and other proposals and drafting responses
  • Assisting the business in managing commercial relationships with prospects, customers, partners, and suppliers in APAC
  • Assisting with employment law issues
  • Assisting in and managing the company secretarial work for the Bravura group in APAC
  • Assisting with Board documents and advising on legal and regulatory matters
  • Managing and coordinating compliance with ASX Listing Rules and ASIC requirements
  • Managing the company’s IP portfolio including trademark registrations
  • Provide support and guidance to the APAC Legal Counsel to ensure deliverables are successfully executed

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • 5+ years PQE, ideally from a medium to large private practice or ASX listed business
  • Ability to assist with a wide range of legal matters, in a fast-paced and supportive environment
  • You’re a self-starter, motivated and persistent
  • An adaptable and pragmatic approach will see you working well under pressure
  • Able to understand desired outcomes and find creative solutions for difficult problems
  • You get stuff done and you do it with quality
  • A proactive approach to fostering and developing relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly present alternatives and proposed solutions
  • Strong time management, prioritisation, and organisational skills
  • Ability to apply judgment to broaden influence

 

What we offer you in return

  • Have the flexibility to work independently but also as part of a team
  • Work cohesively with a global team to quickly gain exposure to the business and its senior stakeholders
  • Exposure to all business units globally and broad legal matters
  • A global team that thrives on delivery, support each other and celebrate successes
  • A fantastic, fun and friendly culture that embraces diversity
  • Comprehensive benefits scheme with a focus on employee well-being
  • Flexible work-life balance
  • Ongoing opportunities to develop your commercial and technical skills
  • We’re enthusiastic and adventurous with a large global reach; we have employees, offices, and customers across the world utilising our award-winning solutions.
  • Fortnightly socials
  • Located in the heart of Sydney, the building offers complimentary Yoga, Pilates, HIIT, Barre, and TRX classes #LI-PRIORITIES

If you’re looking to make the move from private practice to in-house law, or maybe you recently emigrated to Sydney or you simply love the variation of contracting, please apply online today. Please note, we don’t always work to fixed closing dates and will commence interviews as and when we receive applications.

Apply now

Thank you for your interest in this position, unfortunately the closing date has passed and we are no longer taking applications.